What Types of Measurements Are Used for Measuring in Outer Space?

Answer Earth is nothing special, at least with respect to the laws of physics. Earth is just one place among many in space, and the same measurements made here can be made anywhere in the universe: inches... Read More »

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How to Take Clothing Measurements Without Measuring Tape?

Making clothes and lacking a measuring tape? Here's how to make good quality clothes without a measuring tape.

How long does it take the space shuttle to reach outer space from launch?

Answer It takes about 8 minutes from launch for the shuttle to reach space. How is that for speed? Once in space, the space shuttle and the International Space Station orbit the Earth about 16 tim... Read More »

When did the international space station launch into outer space?

The first part launched in 1998. It's not yet finished, the last module is supposed to launch in 2012. More modules could be added in the future.

What are outer space aliens?

They are as of this date, fictional entities that might someday be real entities that come from a place that is not earth.